month : 10/2021 28 results

Ron’s Gone Wrong Movie Review

In this case, Barney voiced by Jack Dylan Grazer is an outsider for various reasons, most central to this is his oddball family. His widower father Graham (Ed Helms) scratches out a living by selling silly novelties from a home business while his old-world grandmother Donka (Olivia Colman) runs the household to hilarious effect.   //   When a personal A.I. robot comes on the market, Barney’s parental units can only afford a damaged and decidedly second-hand unit with a ...

Watch the trailer for The Black Phone!

Starring four-time Oscar® nominee Ethan Hawke in the most terrifying role of his career and introducing Mason Thames in his first ever film role, The Black Phone is produced, directed, and co-written by Scott Derrickson, the writer-director of Sinister, The Exorcism of Emily Rose and Marvel’s Doctor Strange.   //   The film’s screenplay is by Derrickson & C. Robert Cargill (Doctor Strange, Sinister franchise), based on the award-winning short story by Joe Hill ...

King Stingray is coming to The Tivoli this month!

Now, less than a year since they dropped their hooky debut single, Hey Wanhaka in October 2020, these five Yolŋu (Aboriginal) and balanda (non-Indigenous) lads from north-east Arnhem Land and Queensland have become one of Australia’s hottest new acts.   //   From the wilds of northeast Arnhem Land, King Stingray are just getting started, so you won't want to miss them when they play The Tivoli for the very first time as part of Open Season. King Stingray Saturday ...

The Valley Fiesta is returning later this month!

Get out your fave band tees and get ready for an epic three-day lineup of live gigs featuring more than 70 artists across 20 local music venues from Thursday 28 October to Saturday 30 October. Now in its 24th year, Valley Fiesta is one of Brisbane’s biggest annual parties, showcasing the Valley’s vibrant live music scene with Australia’s best-established artists and emerging talent. This year’s Valley Fiesta, presented by Brisbane City Council and QMusic, falls on the resche...

Watch the trailer for The Lost Leonardo – in cinemas from December 2!

From the moment the painting is bought for $1175 at a shady New Orleans auction house, and the restorer discovers masterful Renaissance brush strokes under the heavy varnish of its cheap restoration, the Salvator Mundi’s fate is determined by an insatiable quest for fame, money and power.   //   As its price soars, so do questions about its authenticity; is this painting really by Leonardo da Vinci? Unravelling the hidden agendas of the richest men and most powerful ...

2021 British Film Festival reveals full 2021 programme!

Excellent performances from Festival favourites and brilliant newcomers will delight audiences and ignite their senses in a line up which includes the best contemporary cinema, documentaries and the chance to experience some of the most significant British films of the 1970s on the big screen. The Festival opens with the highly anticipated Australian Premiere of THE DUKE, a heart-warming tale based on a 1961 true story of 60-year-old taxi driver Kempton Bunton who steals Goya's portrait ...

The Last Duel Movie Review

Matt Damon is Sir Jean de Carrouges, a knight who marries Marguerite (Jodie Comer) to shore up his flagging finances. She soon bears witness to being sexually assaulted by Jacques Le Gris (Adam Driver) and sets into motion a conflict between the two former friends that ends in a duel with deadly consequences.   //   Splitting the film into three distinct chapters allow you the viewer to make up your own mind about the events that have occurred and highlights how male and ...

Love cinema with Dendy Cooparoo $8 after 8pm!

Late night cinema is back and to celebrate, Dendy Cinemas Coorparoo is offering our popular $8 after 8pm offer from Thursday 21 October until Wednesday 3 November. There's nothing like staying up late with a great movie! Now with the return of Dendy's $8 after 8pm offer it's even easier with $8 tickets for all standard sessions after 8pm every day of the week.   //   With a line-up of great films such as A FIRE INSDIE, THE LAST DUEL, MALIGNANT and ANTLERS, it’s the ...

Win tickets to Zola!

From acclaimed writer/director Janicza Bravo, Zola's stranger than fiction saga, which she first told in a now iconic series of viral, uproarious tweets, comes to dazzling cinematic life. Zola (newcomer Taylour Paige), a Detroit waitress, strikes up a new friendship with a customer, Stefani (Riley Keough), who seduces her to join a weekend of dancing and partying in Florida.   //   What at first seems like a glamorous trip full of “hoeism” rapidly transforms into ...

Brisbane International Film Festival opens this week!

The highly anticipated Australian drama, written, directed and co-produced by Leah Purcell, reimagines Henry Lawson’s classic from the perspective of an Indigenous bushwoman raising her children and running her family farm in the face of unrelenting adversity. The Drover’s Wife The Legend of Molly Johnson gala event at Reading Cinema Newmarket is one of four world-class films announced ahead of the Festival’s official program launch in October. Leah Purcell is looking forward to ...